Attention, ocean lovers. There is a place waiting for you on the East Coast where all your favorite things come together to create the vacation destination of your dreams. It’s called Outer Banks, NC. And there is no better way to experience it than with Outer Banks oceanfront rentals from

Surrounded by 409 square miles of water, Outer Banks offers just about every aquatic activity you could ask for. Here are just a few.

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Hotels vs Vacation Rentals

Instead of booking a hotel and sharing your ocean view and the pool with a bunch of strangers, consider Outer Banks vacation homes, which range from cozy beachfront condos to luxurious and sprawling 19th century estates. Oceanfront rentals in OBX offer up lots of space, lots of amenities, and of course great views, for the same price as, and sometimes less than, a hotel.


Anglers of any ability or skill level will find their paradise in Outer Banks. The opportunities are limitless, and they abound all year long. There is inshore and offshore charter fishing, pier and surf fishing, and brackish, fly and sound fishing. Jenette's Pier in Nags Head, and the Duck Boardwalk in Duck are some of the more popular fishing spots.

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Water Sports, Aplenty

The watersports in Outer Banks are many and varied, from waterskiiing to kiteboarding, kayaking to jetskiing, and surfing to parasailing. There are all kinds of rentals and lessons available for any interest and skill level. Consider hanggliding lessons at Kitty Hawk Kites.


Believe it or not, you don’t have to be professional or specially skilled to pull up a successful dinner catch of crab off the coast of Outer Banks. All it takes is a piece of line and some good bait, much like regular fishing. May, June and July are the best months for crabbing, but you can also catch them just about any time from late spring to early fall.

With Outer Banks oceanfront rentals, you can experience all this and more right outside your front door. Visit today and start planning your perfect oceanside getaway.